What is the “AQUAWAR”?

What is the “AQUAWAR”?

By DCE Editorial Friday, November 12th, 2010
Before we roll into the full list of BRIGHTEST DAY solicits, we thought this merited a mention. Heck, the name alone gave us pause. “Aquawar”? As BRIGHTEST DAY barrels toward its grand finale, things heat up for one of the main protagonists and his supporting cast — it’s too early to get into details, but how about a look at the cover to February’s BRIGHTEST DAY #19 and the other key BRIGHTEST DAY titles and a few more clues below? bday_feb BRIGHTEST DAY #19-20 Written by GEOFF JOHNS & PETER J. TOMASI Art by IVAN REIS, PATRICK GLEASON, ARDIAN SYAF, SCOTT CLARK & JOE PRADO Covers by DAVID FINCH & SCOTT WILLIAMS 1:10 Variant covers by IVAN REIS The BRIGHTEST DAYS are numbered as this best-selling series heads toward its shocking conclusion, and fans won’t want to miss a single page of the action! “Aquawar” breaks out with Aquaman, Mera, Aqualad and a surprise guest star facing off against the terrorist forces of Black Manta and Siren to keep the vast waters of the world from sinking the United States! Retailers please note: These issues will ship with two covers each. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information. Issue #19 on sale FEBRUARY 2 Issue #20 on sale FEBRUARY 16 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US jlgl_cv19 JUSTICE LEAGUE: GENERATION LOST #19-20 Written by JUDD WINICK Issue #19 art by JOE BENNETT Issue #20 art by AARON LOPRESTI Covers by DUSTIN NGUYEN 1:10 Variant covers by KEVIN MAGUIRE DC’s biweekly JUSTICE LEAGUE event continues! In issue #19, Justice League International is finally joined by Power Girl! But even with their combined strength, will they be able to track Maxwell Lord down in time to save Blue Beetle? In issue #20, all of the pieces are finally in place, and Max Lord’s ultimate plan finally reveals itself. This is a special can’t-miss issue featuring Max Lord’s origin and the reason he’s made it his life’s work to snuff out metahumans, aliens and the entire Super Hero community. Retailers please note: These issues will ship with two covers each. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information. Issue #19 on sale FEBRUARY 9 Issue #20 on sale FEBRUARY 23 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US glc57cvr_solicitation GREEN LANTERN CORPS #57 Written by TONY BEDARD Art and cover by TYLER KIRKHAM & BATT 1:10 Variant cover by PATRICK GLEASON & SANDRA HOPE BRIGHTEST DAY lights up the battlefield this issue as Firestorm guest stars! The Green Lantern Corps is caught in the middle of all out war between Sinestro and his fear mongrels, the Sinestro Corps, against the Weaponer and the Thunderers of Qward. Can Kyle Rayner, John Stewart and the rest of the GL Honor Guard prevent the destruction of a world and save Soranik Natu at the same time? Learn why no one in the universe messes with Sinestro and lives to tell the tale in this heart-stopping finale to “The Weaponer”! Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information. On sale FEBRUARY 16 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US gav2_cv9_var GREEN ARROW #9 Written by J.T. KRUL Art by DIOGENES NEVES & VICENTE CIFUENTES Cover by RODOLFO MIGLIARI 1:10 Variant cover by SHANE DAVIS & JONATHAN GLAPION BRIGHTEST DAY illuminates the dark mysteries of the deep forest as Green Arrow finds himself in the middle of an all-out assault on the woods from above and below! And this time, the attacks are from both friends and deadly foes! Plus, what strange occurrence has led the hellacious Etrigan the Demon to Star City? More importantly, will his presence burn the forest to the ground? Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information. On sale FEBRUARY 23 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US GREEN LANTERN #63 Written by GEOFF JOHNS Art and cover by DOUG MAHNKE & CHRISTIAN ALAMY 1:10 Variant cover by GENE HA In this stunning prologue to the “War of the Green Lanterns,” an unearthly alliance is made, Hal Jordan and Sinestro make a difficult sacrifice, and the power of Parallax grows! Retailers please note: These issues will ship with two covers each. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information. On sale FEBRUARY 23 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US glew_cv7 GREEN LANTERN: EMERALD WARRIORS #7 Written by PETER J. TOMASI Art by FERNANDO PASARIN & CAM SMITH Cover by RODOLFO MIGLIARI 1:10 Variant cover by FELIPE MASSAFERA In this prelude to the “War of the Green Lanterns,” the battle with Zardor and his Green Lantern Corps reaches its epic conclusion! Hold on to your willpower, because events in this issue spin directly into the coming war! Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information. On sale FEBRUARY 9 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US flsv2_cv11 THE FLASH #11 Written by GEOFF JOHNS Art and cover by FRANCIS MANAPUL 1:10 Variant cover by SCOTT KOLINS The road to FLASHPOINT is paved with good intentions, but the Flash is about to learn the truth behind those good intentions — and the secret of Hot Pursuit! Retailers please note: These issues will ship with two covers each. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information. On sale FEBRUARY 23 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US